Rochester Junior Bassmasters

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Youth Tournament Schedule and Special Events for 2017

Saturday 5/13/17 Honey Hill Pond tournament 9:00 am-12:00 noon (shore tournament)

Monday 5/29/17 (Memorial Day) Caravan of Thanks Hotdog appreciation lunch for Greece first responders, 1299 Long Pond Road, Rochester, NY 14626, 9:15a-1:00p (see attached flyer)

Saturday, Sunday 5/20/17 & 5/21/17 Bass Pro Shop sponsor support fundraiser, 11:00a-4:00p

Sunday 6/11/17 Latta Road Ponds tournament 9:00 am-12:00 noon (shore tournament)

Saturday 9/2/17 Irondequoit Bay tournament 9:00 am-12:00 noon (boat tournament)

September RJBM Banquet/Awards, date and location tbd


Kurt Keller

Rochester Junior Bassmasters (RJBM) Youth Tournament Director


General rules 


This year is our second year of our official Junior B.A.S.S club. The youth club, named "Rochester Junior Bassmasters", affords additional benefits to the youth members to include;

- Special B.A.S.S. And BASS Nation membership to include Bassmaster magazine.

- Members 7-14 can enter a June State Youth Championship, to be held on Onondaga Lake this year, with members 11-14 eligible to move onto the Youth National Championship.

 All children fishing or joining our youth activities will need to provide the following information; Name Address Phone Email Birthdate - for our information only Parent's name - for our information only

 This information will be entered into the BASS Federation website to establish the child as a official member of the Rochester Youth Bassmasters.  Adult members of Rochester Bassmasters will still be allowed to bring new nonmember children to youth events, but will need to provide the above information (preferably before the event but it can also be the day of the event).  No children will be allowed to participate without providing the above information.

All RBM Youth Tournaments are open to Members' family and friends.  Members are responsible for the youth they bring and must be present at all times.

 Age Brackets:

4 years and under

5 years through 7 years

8 years through 11 years

12 years through 15 years

Please refer to specific rules for each individual tournament (see Club Events Calendar).